Greatest former UNC athlete by state (Virginia): Lawrence Taylor
|Born:||February 4, 1959 (60)|
Before he was a household name, Lawrence Taylor was simply a Tar Heel finding a position he was comfortable playing. At linebacker, Taylor blossomed into...Friday June 14, 2019
Jake Delhomme reflects on Julius Peppers' career
Speaking Monday on WFNZ's The Mac Attack, former NFL quarterback Jake Delhomme began discussing Julius Peppers by recalling his time as a backup for the...Monday February 4, 2019
Just how great was Lawrence Taylor's MVP season in 1986?
Pro Football Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor is known as one of the greatest players of all time. Never was that more evident than in...
Sunday February 3, 2019
Alex Smith suffers Joe Thiesmann-esque leg injury 33 years to the day of Lawrence Taylor's tackle
Washington quarterback Alex Smith suffered a season-ending leg injury against the Houston Texans on Sunday. If the injury weren’t ugly enough, the play occurred 33...
Tuesday November 20, 2018
Bill Belichick: Nobody compares to Lawrence Taylor
Khalil Mack is dominating the NFL in 2018. Giants great Lawrence Taylor dominated for a decade. Bill Belichick was Giants defensive coordinator during Taylor's heyday...
Sunday October 21, 2018
Video: Lawrence “LT” Taylor: The Linebacker Who Changed the Game | A Football Life
In this episode of A Football Life, walk through the life of former North Carolina and New York Giants Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor...
Saturday September 22, 2018
5 questions with Lawrence Taylor
Lawrence Taylor was the first three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year and helped reinvented the outside linebacker position in the 1980s. No player has...
Saturday September 8, 2018
Lawrence Taylor to be featured on ‘A Football Life’
Former UNC and New York Giants star Lawrence Taylor will be back on your television set this Fall. At least for an hour, that is...Sunday August 12, 2018
Years of investment paying off for ACC football in national reputation
John Swofford played in the ACC at a time (1968-71) when its football was a national afterthought at best. Back then, even though Clemson won...
Thursday August 2, 2018
NFL Team For The Ages: Lawrence Taylor, Outside Linebcker
Lawrence Taylor redefined the OLB position, turning it into a devastating staging point for bringing pass-rush pressure and tormenting quarterbacks. In his first six seasons,...
Sunday July 8, 2018